NASTR Challenge Series

Take on the Challenge that works for you!

Nevada All-State Trail Riders is proud to offer four different series options for the horse and rider teams who wish to complete a series of events over the season in order to challenge themselves, receive additional prizes, and recognition. We invite you to test yourself and your horse(s) through Northern Nevada’s valleys, deserts, foothills, and mountains.

NASTR Intro Ride Did You Die? Series

NASTR Limited Distance Hat Trick

NASTR 50 MIle Trifecta
NASTR Triple Crown

Entry Fees:

Entry fees for each series are progressively higher the longer you wait.  You must enter before the ride starts to receive that fee rate and you must enter prior to the last ride of the series to qualify for any awards.

 

$20 before first ride

$25 before second ride

$30 before third ride

 

Riders may sign up for all Challenge Series on the entry forms for the next relevant ride.

 

Completion Awards for all three Challenge Series:

Horse and Rider Teams (same horse and rider):  Embroidered jackets will be awarded to all horse and rider teams who complete all three rides in their chosen Challenge.

Rider (different horses):  Embroidered vests will be awarded to any rider who completes all three rides in their chosen Challenge.

Horse (with multiple riders):

Hat Trick or Trifecta:  Embroidered hay bag

Triple Crown:  Plated halter

NASTR Triple Crown
The Ultimate NASTR Challenge

2024 marks the 40th anniversary of this award!

 

NASTR awards the Triple Crown every year to riders who complete the three qualifying rides of increasing distance and difficulty.

 

Nevada Derby 50 – April 6, 2024

NASTR 75 – June 8, 2024

Virginia City 100 – September 21, 2024

 

Placing is based on cumulative ride time.

 

In addition to the completion awards, we also recognize:

 

Grand Champion horse and rider team (same horse and rider)
(completing in the fastest combined-time)
Embroidered Blanket

Reserve Champion horse and rider team (same horse and rider)
Embroidered Sheet

3rd Place – Free entry to Virginia City 100

4th Place – Free entry to NASTR 75

5th Place – Free entry to Nevada Derby 50

Junior Champion rider and horse team (same horse and rider)
(completing in the fastest combined-time)
Embroidered Sheet
(if there is more than one Junior, the Champion horse and rider team gets an embroidered blanket and Reserve Champion Junior horse and rider team will receive an embroidered sheet).

NASTR Trifecta
50-Mile Ride Series

For the horse and rider team who wish to participate in our 50 mile events.

 

Nevada Derby 50 – April 6, 2024

NASTR 50 – June 8, 2024

Red Rock Rumble 50 – October 12, 2024

 

Placing is based on cumulative ride time.

 

All horse and rider teams who complete all three rides will receive an embroidered jacket.

 

Riders who complete all three rides with different horses will receive an embroidered vest.

 

Horses who complete all three rides with different riders will receive an embroidered hay bag.

NASTR Hat Trick
Limited Distance Ride Series

For the horse and rider team who wish to participate on our Limited Distance events.

 

Nevada Derby 25 – April 6, 2024

NASTR 30 – June 8, 2024

Red Rock Rumble 30 – October 12, 2024

 

Placing is based on cumulative ride time.

 

All horse and rider teams who complete all three rides will receive an embroidered jacket.

 

Riders who complete all three rides with different horses will receive an embroidered vest.

 

Horses who complete all three rides with different riders will receive an embroidered hay bag.

NASTR Did You Die?
Intro Ride Series

For the horse and rider team who wish to participate in our Intro Ride 5, 10, and 15 mile events.

 

Nevada Derby  – April 6, 2024

NASTR – June 8, 2024

Red Rock Rumble  – October 12, 2024

 

Come out, have fun, and enjoy a day with your horse and fun horse people, on a marked trail with lots of support, completion awards, and a meal.

 

All horse and rider teams who complete all three rides will receive an embroidered jacket.

 

Riders who complete all three rides with different horses will receive an embroidered vest.

 

Horses who complete all three rides with different riders will receive an embroidered hay bag.

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